How much does a Compensation Specialist III make in the United States? The average Compensation Specialist III salary in the United States is $95,800 as of June 28, 2021, but the range typically falls between $86,800 and $104,500. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $86,800 10% $78,606 90% $112,421 75% $104,500 $95,800 50%(Median)
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The Compensation Specialist III evaluates jobs, determines pay grades, participates in compensation surveys, and performs associated analysis. Analyzes, designs, and administers employer compensation programs, including base pay, incentive pay, and performance management programs. Being a Compensation Specialist III requires a bachelor's degree. Ensures that requests for pay adjustments comply with current compensation policy. In addition, Compensation Specialist III typically reports to manager or head of a unit/department. Being a Compensation Specialist III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Working as a Compensation Specialist III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021

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